Mumbai moves to protect its flamingos

Mumbai isn't just home to skyscrapers and slums - thanks to its mangrove forests, it also attracts flamingos and rare bird species. But this biodiversity is under threat from pollution and illegal slum encroachments.

Deutsche Welle

Last updated on 01 June 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
India
Region: 
Asia
Threats: 
Human Disturbance
Species: 
Phoenicopterus minor
Species group: 
Birds